“Public opinion persists that women have a biological edge as super-efficient multitaskers. But, as this study shows, this myth is not supported by evidence. This means the extra family work women perform is just that – extra work. And we need to see it as such.”
Women aren’t better multitaskers than men – they’re just doing more work —
What's the best way to get a Fedora Rawhide packaging bug fixed? The `folks-devel` package currently isn't installable because of a package dependency that seems to no longer exist. I just filed https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1740958 but will anyone actually see it and do something?
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Another advantage of running Firefox on your phone (aside from working against the Google Chrome hegemony) is that you can enable sending updates to Mozilla Location Services, so GNOME apps that use your location tend towards being very accurate, even if you don't have GPS on your computer.
Purism has given me the perfect thing to write about: https://puri.sm/posts/curbing-harassment-with-user-empowerment/
Time to make a response.
Eat less meat: UN climate change report calls for change to human diet | Nature
Have an Amazon Alexa? You're benefiting from child labour: https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2019/aug/08/schoolchildren-in-china-work-overnight-to-produce-amazon-alexa-devices
One day, one fine day I'll be able to remember the Vala syntax for constructing structs. But today was not that day.
Oh dear: “High court rules public servants can be sacked for political social media posts”.
Of course, the root cause is that their employment contacts specified they aren't allowed to speak out against the government.
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#Jellyfin is an amazing FLOSS fork of Emby, a previously open source media server that recently became proprietary. I set it up on a server with 1 GB of RAM and a single-core processor at 3.5 GHz and it runs *beautifully*. In addition to the web UI, there are clients for Android, Android TV, desktop, Kodi, and Mopidy as well as some deprecated apps that need some love 😉
With my quite terrible specs, Jellyfin will even transcode media from one resolution to a lower one in real time if you have bandwidth limits. I am *very* impressed and can't recommend it enough if you're looking for something like this.
Does Rust have a REPL yet? Asking for a friend.
Look I really like programming in Python but seriously, screw the GIL. If all that effort re-inventing MPI was devoted instead into yanking out the GIL, maybe we'd almost be there and kludges like using multiprocessing instead of threading like every other language wouldn't be necessary.
Can Python 4 please ditch the big fucking lock?
Sydney, Eora Nation.
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